Episode 194: Common Core week

It was Common Core week at the Idaho Statehouse.
More than 5 ½ hours of discussion in the House Education Committee. No votes ¬— at least not yet.
In this week’s “Extra Credit” podcast, Clark Corbin and Kevin Richert recap two days of contentious hearings, and talk about what to expect next.
Also this week: A historic expulsion vote on the House floor, and a look at a new accountability reporting project.
Check back next week for another “Extra Credit.”

Kevin Richert

About Kevin Richert

Senior reporter and blogger Kevin Richert specializes in education politics and education policy. He has more than 30 years of experience in Idaho journalism. He is a frequent guest on KIVI 6 On Your Side; "Idaho Reports" on Idaho Public Television; and "Idaho Matters" on Boise State Public Radio. Follow Kevin on Twitter: @KevinRichert. He can be reached at krichert@idahoednews.org

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